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Board Of Water Supply Warns Of Robocalls Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Board Of Water Supply Warns Of Robocalls

The agency says a customer reported receiving a call asking for her social security number.

Voters Will Have Their Say On A Proposed Honolulu Youth Commission Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Voters Will Have Their Say On A Proposed Honolulu Youth Commission

If approved by voters this year, the new panel would advise the mayor and Council on issues critical to younger residents such as climate change.

Crucial Contract For Honolulu Rail Project Delayed For 6th Time Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Crucial Contract For Honolulu Rail Project Delayed For 6th Time

City Council Chair Ikaika Anderson says “the process sucks,” referring to how this major public-private partnership award is made.

Civil Beat/HNN Poll: Blangiardi Holds Double-Digit Lead In Honolulu Mayor’s Race Hawaii News Now

Civil Beat/HNN Poll: Blangiardi Holds Double-Digit Lead In Honolulu Mayor’s Race

But Hanabusa and Amemiya are tied for second and will likely force a runoff in November.

Punahou Coach Accused Of Sex Abuse Went On To Other Schools

Punahou Coach Accused Of Sex Abuse Went On To Other Schools

The women accusing him of sexual assault say Punahou knew about his behavior since 2003. But he’s coached at three other schools and a club team since Punahou.

Coronavirus Won’t Stop Father And Son From Finishing Community Project Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

Coronavirus Won’t Stop Father And Son From Finishing Community Project

An Eagle Scout candidate and his troop started building the Makiki Community Garden toolshed. Then the pandemic downsized the crew.

Honolulu EMS Sees Rise In Non-Emergency Coronavirus Calls Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu EMS Sees Rise In Non-Emergency Coronavirus Calls

The calls are stretching the department’s ability to respond to life-threatening emergencies.

Caldwell Raises Nearly $300K For 2022 Governor’s Race Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Caldwell Raises Nearly $300K For 2022 Governor’s Race

The Honolulu mayor has far outpaced others who have lined up this far in advance.

A Baking Job Helped A Federal Offender Transform Her Life After Prison Cory Lum/Civil Beat

A Baking Job Helped A Federal Offender Transform Her Life After Prison

A Honolulu nonprofit’s support was essential to turning Kellyn Cabral’s life around, she says.